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Added by redburr on 19 Dec 2010 04:49
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Best Horror/Suspense Films

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People who added this item 1401 Average listal rating (739 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 8.4
M (1931)
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People who added this item 120 Average listal rating (77 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.3
an oldie but goodie
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People who added this item 710 Average listal rating (404 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9
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People who added this item 441 Average listal rating (236 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.4
Cat People (1942)
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People who added this item 793 Average listal rating (503 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8
man this looks pasted togather, but in a way that is enjoyable, like those nature documentaries of that german guy from midewest who lived in alaska 40 forty years - alone in the wilderness!! that's the name. or like industiral films that get to the point and move one. or like . .

mitchum is fabulous. some very scary moments, like when mitchum come to collect the kids from lillian gish.

laughton told mitchum to direct the kids because he didnt like kids. mitchum shouldnt have directed kids because they almost ruin film with their bad acting. robert graves of mission impossinb;e and airplane fame has role as father of kids, and man he gives awful performance too!

pretty good for laughton's only stab at driecting!!
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People who added this item 667 Average listal rating (397 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.8
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People who added this item 191 Average listal rating (114 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
The Bad Seed (1956)
hold up well
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People who added this item 279 Average listal rating (185 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
incredibly this still holds up after 50 odd yers
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People who added this item 66 Average listal rating (32 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.2
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People who added this item 3921 Average listal rating (2487 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.5
Psycho (1960)
maybe my favorite horror flick.

pass the popcorn! hehe!!!!
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People who added this item 464 Average listal rating (266 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8
not that scary but great atmosphere
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People who added this item 396 Average listal rating (222 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.9
The Innocents (1961)
man this is beautiful to look at. same guy, freddeie francis, shot the elephant man too!

jack clayton may not appear on best director's lists but he was outstanding.

this is scary and hold up speactacularly
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People who added this item 983 Average listal rating (516 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.8
Repulsion (1965)
i put this on here because i rememember it being not all that entertaining but i can still remember many things about it.

it wil stick with you, ill give it that much.
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People who added this item 154 Average listal rating (85 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Collector (1965)
not that scary but good
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People who added this item 463 Average listal rating (281 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.3
polanski "stars" in this one and he's not half bad as actor, but he brilliant behind the camera!

here polasnki start that comic tone you would continue to see throughout the rest of his movies.

this is one of his best, some scary moments, some funny moments, and very cinematic.
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People who added this item 2413 Average listal rating (1450 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
great atmosphere! this waa actually my favorite movie for some time, not just favorite horror movie.

you can pass on the book; it sucks.

this is one example of movie being superior to novel.

may be polanski best!!
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People who added this item 1629 Average listal rating (1016 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 7.9
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People who added this item 509 Average listal rating (239 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.7
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People who added this item 1632 Average listal rating (1063 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8
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People who added this item 145 Average listal rating (74 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.6
Le Boucher (1970)
man this is good one, and audran is marvelous perfoamnce. check her acting out in beginning of movie at the wedding when she flirting with butcher at food table. naturalist as it fionest!
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People who added this item 74 Average listal rating (31 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.1
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People who added this item 1114 Average listal rating (551 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.1
Solaris (1972)
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People who added this item 700 Average listal rating (378 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.3
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People who added this item 3887 Average listal rating (2483 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 8
The Exorcist (1973)
this doesnt scare me anymore, but when younger it made me jump out my socks!

i saw it again when it had a rerelease a few years back and i thought it held up well, and like the addition of spider walking downstair scene.
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People who added this item 362 Average listal rating (248 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7
Westworld (1973)
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People who added this item 570 Average listal rating (333 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.1
Soylent Green (1973)
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People who added this item 238 Average listal rating (133 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.9
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People who added this item 4449 Average listal rating (2893 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 8
Jaws (1975)
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People who added this item 1319 Average listal rating (858 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.6
The Omen (1976)
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People who added this item 605 Average listal rating (340 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.8
The Tenant (1976)
i put this on here for same reason repulsion. i dont remember liking it all that much, but i havent forgotten it either.

i think one of the benefits of being competent at your craft, is that you can make an imprint on audiences even if your film not that good.
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People who added this item 2601 Average listal rating (1633 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
Carrie (1976)
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martin sheen fine perfoamnce in this one!

watched it with som buddies of mine and they wernt impressed. it not a smterpiece by any mean, but great atmosphere and one of kind if you ask me.
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People who added this item 75 Average listal rating (32 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 8
Sybil (1976)
hands down creepiest mother in history of mvoie!!
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People who added this item 322 Average listal rating (216 ratings) 4.1 IMDB Rating 3.7
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People who added this item 152 Average listal rating (91 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 6.9
Coma (1978)
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People who added this item 1524 Average listal rating (929 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
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People who added this item 2268 Average listal rating (1478 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.8
Halloween (1978)
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People who added this item 159 Average listal rating (102 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.4
The Fury (1978)
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People who added this item 568 Average listal rating (360 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.2
brolin had a great beard
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People who added this item 4452 Average listal rating (3017 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 8.5
Alien (1979)
that alien who erupts from john hurt chest is ugly!!!

this classic , so go watch it and have fun!!!

this made when ridley scott weas actually a good director!!
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People who added this item 265 Average listal rating (159 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.8
Salem's Lot (1979)
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People who added this item 1249 Average listal rating (598 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.1
Stalker (1979)
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People who added this item 701 Average listal rating (458 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.8
The Fog (1980)
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People who added this item 6144 Average listal rating (4038 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 8.4
The Shining (1980)
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People who added this item 1473 Average listal rating (919 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.5
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People who added this item 394 Average listal rating (220 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.3
atmosohere and location. not that scary
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People who added this item 477 Average listal rating (299 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.1
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the cream of crop!

horror probably my favorite genre, and i seen many horror films so i am expert on what is good. these movies range in quality from "more than watchable" to "masterpieces."

not a big fan of hammer horror and old italian horror so many titles that you think should be here aren't, like village of the damned, suspiria, etc.

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